Residents across the state of California probably were just as shocked as we were when the Food and Drug Administration's proposed that the inorganic arsenic levels allowed in apple juice be lowered to those allowed in drinking water. While not shocking that the allowable levels should be lowered, the real concern lies in the fact that arsenic levels are present in this product at all.
While it's most common for people to pay attention to recalls when they are for ourselves or our families, sometimes there are those recalls that involved our furry friends as well. And after an announcement made by Natura pet food this month, many people across the nation may be thinking about the safety of their pets a little more in the months to come.
Costco shoppers in California were once again warned about a food-borne illness scare in another one of the store's products this month. A recall of Townsend Farms-brand frozen berry mix was recalled after several cases of hepatitis A were linked to the product, breediing further concerns that thousands could be at risk of exposure.